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and traffic in just a minute. first i want to tell you about fbi probe into the life of the man suspected of that shooting rampage in chattanooga, tennessee that took the lives of four marines. >> reporter peter dussey has more. peter. >> reporter: brian and pam, mohammed abdul seize -- abdulazeez went and shot up a strip mall before driving to a naval office support system before opening fire on four marines killing them before local police killed him. >> we are checking every possible place he could reside or could have resided. visited where he shopped, where he went to school. who his friends were. >> reporter: one of the first clues into this alleged murders
mind set a yearbook. that says my name causes national security alerts. what does yours do? fast forward to monday a blog post where according to the site intelligence group the 24- year-old mohammed abdul seize blogged that quote life is is short and bitter. in april he was arrested. and he became a regular at friday mosques. >> a lot of it is fits with a jihad interest. there is a part of i don't think is clear yet. where was he radicalized? >> reporter: fbi director warned that social media can be used to turn young people into terrorists remotely. while it's unclear what
motivated abdulazeez he was the first official to brief president obama who w.h.o. was quick to offer condolences. >> it is a heartbreaking circumstance to be killed in this fashion. >> reporter: we're learning a little bit manufacture about the victims this morning. one was a decorated war hero with two purple hearts. the other was just 19 years old. pam and brian. >> peter with the update on that story. we will follow that throughout the morning. time is 4:33. let's check in with steve now. if you liked yesterday. >> a little cooler today. a little bit. there is a little bit more fog. a little system dropping down from the north. that will enhance this. picked up the breeze slightly.
low clouds. no drizzles yet. maybe up in the higher elevations. the system that is dropping down from the north is picking up that fog bank. 50s and 60s coast, bay, inland me are pretty close here. west at napa. west, southwest at 24. moisture from hurricane dolores continuing to move toward arizona. it looks like some of it may play into our weather. a little cooler for some. 80s and 90s well inland. and 70s and 80s for others. all right sal quiet here at 4:34. it is. that is exactly the way we like it. nice and quiet for a friday. we'll show you live pictures and we will get right to it here. start with the san mateo bridge and show you that 92 looks good as you head out to the peninsula from hayward and across the high-rise not a bad commute. there is road work being picked
up around the bay. one is 880 near high street and 29th. also looking at the commute as you drive to the bay bridge toll plazas, it is light so you don't have to worry about too much here. getting into san francisco it will take a total of 10-15 minutes. we mentioned the other bridges. let's look at the dumbarton bridge. the road sensors are showing us a nice peckture of green red sensors. 4:35, let's go back to the desk. a man in richmond is accused of pretending to be a doctor. investigators say he scammed one woman out of thousands of dollars. ktvu fox 2 reporter christien kafton is live in richmond with what else the man is accused of doing. >> reporter: investigators picked up that suspect here. they are looking into the possibility that there is going to be from -- investigators
arrested 59-year-old vincent gamil. he scammed one cancer patient out of thousands of dollars. he came to her office where he gave her zip lock baggies with fake medicine. the baggies contained expired medicines, etchty capsule -- empty capsules, and even a baggy of dirt all with instructions on how to use them. investigators arrested georgia mill with practicing without a license. according to police, gamil offered his services online so there is a possibility of being more victims out there. again this is one office on richmond parkway and looking on the internet there was a listing on solano avenue in berkeley as well. these are issues investigators will be following up on.
that investigation into this month's deadly shooting on san francisco's pier 14 led to an arrest in a separate animal cruelty case. divers looking for evidence in the kate steinle case discovered a dead cat in the water. police arrested 34-year-old adrian dew mont. he pled not guilty to animal cruelty charges hen will return to court later this month. a >> that car knocked one woman down yesterday but she was not seriously hurt. the police chased the driver several miles and gave up the pursuit because of the danger.
the woman was marching with a group of activists. protestors say the land should be used as farmland. >> if it takes getting run over to save the gill track from development, i'm happy to throw myself in front of a car. >> there is lots of land they can occupy and grow vegetables on they would be lucky enough to do that. but they never persuaded anybody in albany. following the confederate flag controversy in south carolina l is a renewed call to rename the city of fort bragg. fort bragg is a scenic coastal community with a population of 7200 people. the california legislative black caucus sent a let every
to the city requesting a name change. the name comes from a military advisor in the confederate states of america. opponents say a name change would be costly and suggest places honoring george washington and thomas jeffer sop should be changed as well because they were slave owners. the state water board says inspectors observed the district pumps. pumping the water from the delta's old river in may. officials say the district had received a notice earlier in the month saying it did not have the right to use the water. the state water board says the district could face fines up to $10,000 a day if it doesn't comply with the order to stop pumping. water district in novato is is offering people free
recycled water. the recycled water is open thursday and fridays from 4:00 to 7:00 and saturdays from 8:00 until noon. a recycling program is so popular in the east bay it has been scaled back. they have been offering free recycled water for landscaping. >> very popular program. >> i might head up to that novato one. good idea. time is 4:41. the search is on for a bank robbery suspect in livermore. coming up at 5:00 the surveillance photo police hope will help find the person responsible. >> changes to a notorious track of train track. the improvements coming to palo alto to help save lives. >> looking a the the san
francisco commute northbound 101 looks good approaching the 80 split. so does southbound 101 down toward the airport. we'll tell you more about the commute getting into the city. >> 50s and 60s on the lows. it does look a little cooler today. we'll show you why and if that moisture from dying hurricane dolores will make it here or not. now that there's foster farms simply raised,
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detect someone on or near the tracks up to a mile away. >> the camera has intelligence to know whether it's a human or animal. for example on the rail corridor and will sound an automatic warning system to 911 dispatch and they will notify cal train. >> a decision comes following an increase in the number of teen suicides on the tracks. five teens connected to gun high school took their lives between 2009 and 2010. and just this past school year palo alto high schoolers lost two students and a recent graduate. planes taking off and landing at san francisco international airport are triggering noise complaints from dozens of miles away. planes are flying in narrow corridors and much lower altitudes to allow for continuous decent. anna has taken notice and says the noise issue spans the entire length of her district.
she is asking her constituent tossing in. >> we are very happy that congresswoman has taken this up. >> the first of several meetings to discuss the noise issue is set for next friday. the faa and community activists are invited to attend. there is also a new mobile tool at sfo. the app known as mobile passport control allows eligible travelers to use their smart phone or tablet to support their passport prior to arrival. if and they can avoid waiting at the traditional processing line. uber and lift could begin start picking up passengers at lax as early as next month. the airport commission voted
yesterday to allow the ride share company despite objections by taxi companies. under the changes uber and lift would have to pay $4 to drop off and pick up passengers at lax. 4:46 is the time. back over to sal. it's friday traffic jams. we'll hear more music in a little bit. >> old school hip hop. >> love it. >> a lot of people have had a nice response. >> i'm bet. >> did you get my where >> i liked that. is >> is this on facebook? >> twitter. >> okay. >> we are looking at a commute that doesn't have a lot talks about. traffic is moving well off the bay bridge toll plaza. to if center gyre program.
oakland 880 that is is looking very good northbound and southbound on the freeway here. there is road work from high street to about 29th. they have to narrow the freeway. if you look at the top left of your screen, you can see a couple brake lights scattered there. they should be done with that at 5:00 but we will keep an eye on it. and this morning's commute literal traffic jams. not the songs. this is a look at 880 southbound. you can see the road sensors are all green which the freeways at the speed limit. let's go to steve in the weather center. thank you, sir. a lot of low clouds around. getsing a little boost from a system coming down from the north. that is picking up this fog bank. still some inland temps. a few more 80s compared to the last couple of days. low clouds. no drizzle yet. if you have some, you can always let us know.
the low cloud deck being helped along. right there. that is it. that is it. that is enough to do it. you can see the low clouds. i'm standing in front of most of it but it's there. 50s and 60s on the temps. they really haven't changed much. bodega bay holding steady at 55 degrees. 60s until you hit about santa monica and then it goes 68 degrees. the really warm is down south or to the west. same on the temps. 50s and 60s here. 59 santa rosa. half-moon bay. 58 san rafael. 60 for fairfield. 61 for san jose. west, southwest 24. west at concord. west at napa. a little southeast breeze in san jose. bringing up that smell of garlic again from santa clara valley. 60s through the interior. 59 monterey which is one cooler than ukiah. low clouds all keep the coast in the 60s. the moistures from the remains of hurricane. some of that is already moving
north. 80 miles an hour. decreasing rapidly as it moves north out of that 80-degree water. more towards the upper 70s and cooler water. some of that cloud cover looks like it will make it for us sunday into monday. 80s and 90s for some. 60s and 70s for others. temperatures slightly above for some. breezy on saturday. sierra nevada we will deal with it over the weekend. we have learned one of the recent fires on the bay bridge may not have been caused by road flairs as originally thought. why investigators are still looking at and what cal tran has stopped doing in the meantime. >> san francisco named as one of the worst cities to drive in. the reason they say why the
california love by 2 pac. our theme is old school hip hop. if there is a special song you want to hear, send it to us. we'll be playing your requests every friday morning. just use the #ktvu on twitter, facebook, or instagram. yeah, yeah. >> love it. thank you, sal. speaking of traffic. san francisco has been named one of the worst cities for drivers. according to the website wallet hubs san francisco ranks number 97 for the worst cities to drive. compare the cost of gas, car insurance, traffic, and road conditions. constructionrojects contribute to the traffic problems now will benefit people in the long run. >> certainly aware of all the things impacting traffic in the city. the result of the booming economy, the construction, the added traffic in the street. >> by the way oakland and san
jose didn't do so well either. they ranked number 85 and 86th on the list. marijuana advocacy group has announced plans for a ballot initiative to make california the fifth state to legalize marijuana. reform ca plans to file its initiative with the state attorney general's office in the next few week. a few other proposed initiatives with the same goal have already been filed with the state's attorney general's office. people in one new york neighborhood are being warned not to kiss chickens. a few families have adopted hens as pets. one of the problems with it is that changens naturally have salmonella. they don't get sick from it but humans do. the cdc has put out a warning to ask chicken owners not to snuggle or kiss their birds for fear of contracting their
disease. >> we do not bring them inside but we do get very close to them. >> people don't wash their hands after handling them. especially children. so i'm really against this. >> the cdc warning was issued in a report detailing the rise in salmonella infections. it says more than 180 people have come down with salmonella across the u.s. this year from contact with backyard poultry. steph curry continues to win awards this time it was the kids choice sports award and he brought riley along. she could not be any cuter. >> not nervous at all. >> he won clutch player of the year. i love this. sickest moves and best athlete of the year for the last award he brought riley up on stage with him. and he asked the audience to
say an early happy birthday to her because riley turns three on sunday. >> growing up quick. >> happy birthday riley. everybody talks about her as much as steph curry. coming up in our 5:00 hour, dozens of people arrested for insurance fraud in the south bay. what they're accused of doing to get a half million dollars from car insurance companies. >> and a rare hitchhiking experience from coast to coast. the unusual on the you might see on the road right here in the bay area. >> good morning. the east bay commute on 92 westbound looks pretty good as you head out to the san mateo bridge. no problems there. now that there's foster farms simply raised,
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good morning. >> good morning. >> friday, july 17th i'm pam cook. >> pam cook day. good morning, i'm dave clark. let's check weather and traffic. steve, how does it look? >> it looks pretty good on a friday. we have fog, low clouds out there. a little cooler today. looks like a system taking a dip near the oregon border will help enhance that fog bank. the breeze has picked up slightly. we have quiet conditions here. bigger fog bank though. water temps still 50s and 60s. no extreme one way or another. they haven't changed much. there is plenty of low clouds to go around. the system to the north getting a view of that. 50s and 60s even on the ocean temps and current temps west 22. west at concord. west at napa. the on shore breeze is there. 40s up in the mountains. afternoon thunderstorms that will probably pop up again in the sierra. today for us the fog retreats but then the moisture holding on